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bissonata

[ bis-uh-nah-tuh, -ney- ]
/ ˌbɪs əˈnɑ tə, -ˈneɪ- /
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noun

a coarse woolen cloth constructed in plain weave and dyed black or brown, used in the manufacture of clerical vestments.

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Origin of bissonata

Of uncertain origin

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